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Beer thief leads police on chase

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Pearl, MS (WLBT) - Pearl police are looking for a suspected beer thief who crashed his truck during his getaway and ran away.

It happened around 7:30am this morning at the intersection of Flowood Drive and Highway 80.

Video from skycopter 3 shows officers working the scene, where the suspect crashed his truck into a road sign, then took off into a wooded area. 

Pearl police say the man had just stolen beer from the Chevron on Pearson Road.  Several other law enforcement agencies were called in to help search for the man, but they did not find him.

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